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Chennai: Director Gautham Vasudev Menon escapes road accident

Chennai: Director Gautham Vasudev Menon escapes road accident

Reportedly, The incident occurred at 3.30 am on Thursday, near Chennai's Sholinganallur signal.

Chennai: Noted director Gautham Menon met with an accident in the wee hours of the day in Chennai after his auto hit a road divider. The director is said to have escaped with just some minor injuries. The images clearly show that the front portion of the vehicle has been completely damaged.

The director was travelling Mahabalipuram to Chennai in his Mercedes Benz. It is reported that Gautham Menon lost control over the wheel while taking a turn and hit the lorry head-on. The onlookers alerted the cops who rushed to the spot.

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Director Gautham Menon was introduced into Kollywood by his movie Minnale.

The director is now wrapping up shooting for Vikram's Dhruva Natchathiram, and will soon begin filming his highly-anticipated film, Ondraga, which will see stars from all four south Indian movies. His long-awaited film, Enai Noki Paayum Thota, which stars Dhanush and newbie Megha Akash in the lead, is also in the pipeline, and will hopefully see a release soon. His web series Weekend Machan will be unveiled on Friday, December 8.

Filmmaker Gautham Menon Directed many super films like Vaaranam Aayiram (2008), Vinnaithaandi Varuvaayaa (2010), Kaakha Kaakha (2003), Vettaiyaadu Vilaiyaadu (2006), Yennai Arindhaal (2015) and Achcham Yenbadhu Madamaiyada (2016).


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